Harry Maguire may very well be out of the Europa League ultimate after he limped out of the 2-1 win at Aston Villa with a twisted ankle.
The Manchester United skipper was harm in a collision with Anwar El Ghazi and can have scans on Monday.
The harm broke Maguire’s run of taking part in each minute for United within the Premier League since becoming a member of from Leicester in the summertime of 2019.
Harry Maguire may miss the Europa League ultimate after selecting up an harm in opposition to Aston Villa
The Manchester United centre half was injured in a problem with Villa winger Anwar El Ghazi
Maguire, 28, initially tried to play on however went down once more on the pitch and was ultimately changed by Ivorian Eric Bailly within the 78th minute.
Supervisor Ole Gunnar Solskjaer admitted that the England defender may very well be out for a ‘few weeks’ — elevating fears over his place within the Europa League ultimate in opposition to Villarreal on Could 26 in Gdansk, Poland.
‘We have got to verify him,’ mentioned Solskjaer. ‘It is perhaps a couple of weeks, it is perhaps a few days. Hopefully he will not be too dangerous.’
Former Leicester centre half Maguire beforehand blasted the membership’s ‘ridiculous’ fixture pile-up that sees them play three matches throughout simply 5 days.
The 28-year-old had beforehand performed each Premier League minute since signing in July 2019
He informed Manchester United’s web site: ‘It should be very robust. I do not assume it is ever been completed in Premier League historical past. I do not know why it has been completed.
‘Three video games in 5 days is simply ridiculous. It is robust when you’ve two video games in three days over the Christmas interval, as occurs generally. To have three in 5, I do not know the place that is come from; I do not know why they’ve selected that.
‘To be accessible for choice, and the supervisor to point out the religion in me to play me in each Premier League recreation since I’ve signed, is a proud achievement. However for positive, it will be robust to play three video games in 5 days.
However now supervisor Ole Gunnar Solskjaer fears Maguire may very well be out for the following few weeks
‘It is a proud report of mine and to be dealt that from our fixtures and our schedule is a troublesome one to take if it does come to that, that I do want a relaxation in one of many video games.’
Had Maguire accomplished the total recreation in opposition to Aston Villa, it will have marked 72 consecutive Premier League matches with out lacking a minute – breaking former United defender Gary Pallister’s report of 71.
The consequence means fierce rivals Manchester Metropolis can’t but be formally topped as Premier League champions, though that’s anticipated to be a formality.